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Ten Random Quotes

"It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself."
Eleanor Roosevelt

"There is the greatest practical benefit in making a few failures early in life."
Thomas Henry Huxley

"Instead of needing lots of children, we need high-quality children."
Margaret Mead

"Real rebels are rarely anything but second rate outside their rebellion; the drain of time and temper is ruinous to any other accomplishment."
James Gould Cozzens

"I like the way my own feet smell. I love to smell my sneakers when I take them off."
Christina Ricci

"Whenever I see his finger nails, I thank God I don't have to look at his feet."
Athene Seyler

"I despise people who go to the gutter on either the right or the left and hurl rocks at those in the center."
Dwight D. Eisenhower

"Words without actions are the assassins of idealism."
Herbert Hoover

"You're only given as much as you can handle at any given time. Whether it's true or not, it gives you the strength."
Gillian Anderson

"Innocence always calls mutely for protection when we would be so much wiser to guard ourselves against it: innocence is like a dumb leper who has lost his bell, wandering the world, meaning no harm."
Graham Greene

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